(US) A New & Accurate Map of Louisiana, with Part of Florida and Canada,
and the Adjacent Countries Drawn from Surveys, assisted by the most approved English &
French Maps & Charts. The whole being regulated by Astronl. Observations By Eman.
A fine engraving showing a very British understanding of the situation of the colonies and the frontier of the western rivers. A fine engraving, that focuses on the major rivers and tributaries, as well as the native tribes and the colonies. Shows a clear distinction for the native lands of the Southeast and terms it as the "Country of the Chouanons and the Cherokees", and shows a large number of native villages. Spans as far west as Taos and the speculative headwaters of the Rio Grande river, and reaches as far north as the Great Lakes. Lake Superior also includes the fictitious islands of "Ponchartrain", "Philippeaux", "St Anne" etc.
Condition is very good. Size is approximately 14 x 17 (inches)